Medical Billing and Coding Specialist

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Secondary school diploma

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician. 510707


Medical Billing and Coding Specialists are familiar with the daily operations of the medical office environment, medical terminology,
current billing procedures, implementing procedures and diagnostic codes, basic bookkeeping, and the legal aspects surrounding the medical office. The purpose of the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist diploma program is to prepare the student for entry-level
positions in the areas of HIPAA Compliance, medical billing and coding, and electronic health records management. This program
provides skill training in data collection, documentation, ICD-9 and ICD-10 diagnostic & procedural coding, bookkeeping, updating
insurance rules & regulations, and cash flow management. Career Opportunity sites include: doctors’ offices, chiropractors’ offices,
physical therapists’ offices, anesthesiologist offices, outpatient clinics, laboratories, radiology centers, long-term care facilities, acute
care hospitals, insurance companies, managed care organizations, billing services, consulting firms, schools, organizations, and self-employment.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Dawn Career Institute

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

252 Chapman Road, Newark DE 19702

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

CEHRS (Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist) and CBCS (Certified Billing and Coding Specialist) by the NHA (Nat’l Healthcare Association

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal Student Aid

Refund Policy


A student wishing to withdraw should inform DCI in writing at least five (5) calendar days, but more than thirty (30) calendar days, in advance of withdrawal.  For the full refund policy, please click our link above to access our school catalog.  

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Accrediting Commission of Career Schools/Colleges

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$675.00 16 Books

Testing/Exam Fees

$100.00 CEHRS and CBCS Certification The testing fees are due to Dawn Career Institute prior to the training.

In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$44.00 Uniforms

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

29-2072.00Medical Records Specialists
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



252 Chapman Road, Newark, Delaware 19702

Phone Number

(302) 273-3560

Fax Number

(302) 533-7673

Last Updated

Sep 14, 2022


Aug 28, 2018


Jul 01, 2023